The ACLU of Idaho's Legal Department files lawsuits in federal and state courts throughout Idaho. We rely on Idahoans to report civil liberties violations when they happen so that the Legal Department can identify major threats to freedom in Idaho and respond with action to vincidate fundemental rights enshrined in the Bill of Rights, the United States Constitution, and Idaho's own laws and Constitution. the legal talen of pro bono cooperating attorneys is crucial to our success in the courts.

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Cover v. Idaho Board of Correction

Aliza Cover, represented by the ACLU of Idaho, filed a lawsuit in February 2018 against the Idaho Board of Correction over its refusal to disclose public records regarding the lethal injection drugs it used in state executions as well as information about the origins, purity, sterility, stability

May 16, 2018

Smith v. Obama

Ending dragnet surveillance of Americans’ phone calls by the NSA and the federal government.

July 18, 2016

K.W. v. Armstrong

Giving Idaho’s most vulnerable adults a fair chance.

July 18, 2016

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